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account

noun [C]  /əˈkɑʊnt/ us  

account noun [C] (FINANCIAL SERVICE)

money kept in a bank or other organization that you can add to or take back An account is also an arrangement with a store or a company that allows you to buy things and pay for them later:

account noun [C] (REPORT)

a written or spoken description of an event
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